12 Jan 2017 Taylor Prize shortlist

“Pumpkinflowers” has been chosen as one of five finalists for the 2017 Taylor Prize for Canadian non-fiction. The five are:

  • Pumpkinflowers: A Soldier’s Story of a Forgotten War by Matti Friedman
  • Marconi: The Man Who Networked the World by Marc Raboy
  • This Is Not My Life: A Memoir of Love, Prison, and Other Complications by Diane Schoemperlen
  • By Chance Alone: A Remarkable True Story of Courage and Survival at Auschwitz by Max Eisen
  • Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies by Ross King

More here.